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  • Labour Day Thoughts
    September 9, 2017 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Labour Day Thoughts

    My mother had limited options when it came to choosing a career. She could be a nurse, a nun or a teacher. She wasn't Catholic and didn't think she could handle the duties in nursing. The requirement at the time...

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  • Labour Day - Yesterday and Today
    August 7, 2016 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Labour Day - Yesterday and Today

    Each year we celebrate Labour Day in a number of countries. For most of us, it is merely a long weekend that signals the end of the summer season. Its roots, however, were ones that involved struggle. In Toronto in...

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  • What Is Labour Day?
    July 16, 2012 Dr. Linda Hancock

    What Is Labour Day?

    When I grew up things were different! All the stores were closed on Sunday and Monday. The whole town shared the same opening and closing times throughout the rest of the week. Sometimes we had Saturday night shopping. Families would...

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